MENU

Stocks inch higher, setting new records

July 13, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Trader Edward Curran, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, July 10, 2013. World stock markets eked out moderate gains Friday, July 12, 2013 building on a rally sparked by the Fed’s vow to continue supporting the U.S. economy, as investors awaited the latest growth figures from China. (AP Photo/Richard [&hellip...

Read More

NTSB: No sign of mechanical trouble on Asiana 214

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A group of people stand in front of the wreckage of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed on Saturday, July 6, 2013, as one of three buses that were reported to be carrying passengers and family members are parked next to it on a tarmac at San Francisco...

Obama’s ATF nomination sent to full Senate

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this June 11, 2013, file photo, B. Todd Jones of Minnesota, President Barack Obama’s nominee for director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, listens to opening statements on Capitol Hill in Washington, during his...

Reid, McConnell clash harshly over nominations

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this image from Senate Television, Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks on the Senate floor Thursday morning, July 11, 2013, in Washington. Triggering an unusually personal clash, Democrats threatened to change Senate rules unilaterally if Republicans block...

Stars pray for Randy Travis after brain surgery

July 11, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this June 7, 2013 file photo, Randy Travis performs on day 2 of the 2013 CMA Music festival at the LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. Publicist Kirt Webster on Wednesday night, July 10, 2013 said that the 54-year-old Travis is in surgery after...

Microsoft reboots with sweeping reorganization

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday Oct. 7, 2009, photo, Steve Ballmer, CEO of US computer software company Microsoft, follows a news conference in Munich, southern Germany. Microsoft Corp. announced Thursday, July 11, 2013 it is reshuffling its business in an attempt to...

Ill. gov. suspends lawmaker pay over pensions

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn holds a budget bill that he said he would use his line-item veto on that would suspend Illinois lawmakers’ pay during a new conference Wednesday, July 10, 2013, in Chicago. The Chicago Democrat is following through on his warning...

Investigators look into pairing of Asiana pilots

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

The wreckage of Asiana Flight 214, which crashed on Saturday, July 6, 2013, is seen on a tarmac in front of the San Francisco skyline at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Investigators are struggling to piece...

Back to negotiations after student loan plan fails

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Prospective students and their parents tour Georgetown University’s campus in Washington, Wednesday, July 10, 2013. The defeat of a student loan bill in the Senate on Wednesday clears the way for fresh negotiations to restore lower rates, but lawmakers...

Saudi princess arrested in human trafficking case

July 11, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the Irvine Police Department shows Meshael Alayban, who was arrested July 9, 2013 in Irvine, Calif., for allegedly holding a domestic servant against her will. (AP Photo/Irvine Police Department) SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Saudi...